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Shooting Stars Registration

Here's where you can register for our 2014 Shooting Stars Cover Kids Contest, coming Oct. 11 to Plaza El Segundo. The first 200 children to pre-register and pre-pay will receive VIP gift bags!   … Read Article

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On Solid Ground

Your Family Can Be Ready For SoCal’s Next Big Earthquake   At 3:20 a.m. Aug. 24, the ground under the town of Napa in Northern California shook for about 20 seconds. The earthquake was a magnitude 6.0 – not close to what we think of as “The Big One” – but buildings fell, streets buckled, gas and water lines ruptured and fire broke out. Laurie Anne Thompson, a 65-year-old grandmother, … Read Article

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Our Favorite Halloween Haunts!

Children pondering the October calendar might be impatient thinking of the 30 whole days they have to wait through until Halloween. That’s, like, 50,000 minutes! (Well, 43,200 to be precise.) The upside is that those minutes are jam-packed with events that celebrate the arrival of Halloween. And Southern California certainly has a bountiful harvest of fun this season. Zoo Boos and Sea … Read Article

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Fertile Action For Women Facing Breast Cancer

Just weeks after her breast cancer diagnosis, Alice Crisci made the decision to preserve her fertility before she started treatment, and to help other women protect theirs as well. After realizing that many women couldn’t charge the $30,000 fee to freeze their eggs to a credit card, as she did, she started Fertile Action to help make fertility preservation affordable for anyone who applies. Crisci … Read Article